'Sightseeing': Beyond the Tourist's Thailand
In his book, Sightseeing writer Rattawut Lapcharoensap tries to bring readers images of Thailand that go beyond the exotic. The 26-year-old author writes about class struggles, street gangs and innkeepers who mistrust westerners.
He reads from "Farangs," one of the stories in the award-winning collection.
Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.